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FOX News
Aug 24, 2013 12:00pm EDT
anarchy, not a black elected official in the south. from texas up to maryland, we can use the public toilet. my high school class couldn't take picture on the capitol lawn of south carolina. we were away then from the american promise. >> reporter: it might have been given those circumstances, it might have been understandable if martin luther king preached retribution. but he did not do that. some members of the civil rights movement then criticized him for it. malcolm x refused to come to the march on washington. he called it the farce on washington. king, as we all know now was all about nonviolence. listen up. >> one of the things that my father was really trying to say not just 50 years ago but 50 years ago, 49, 48, 47, all the way, 45 when he was as isnated, he was really speaking to us about our humanity. and understanding our interconnectedness and interrelatedness. that is why he talked about sitting down at the table of brotherhood. in other words, us understanding that we are one huge human family. yes, there are a lot of different races but we are a human family. that is
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2013 6:00pm PDT
, but i am every year the number one pick of all the law enforcement agencies within texas. their number one pick, all right? and i am a supporter of you -- you don't know it, but i am a supporter of you and a supporter of everyone in law enforcement. and i want you to do whatever is the proper thing. this lady did not -- i know in my heart, was not involved in intentionally walking out and stealing out $57. >> you don't know me, but i am the number one pick of law enforcement agencies. that seriously happened. that was texas's republican lieutenant governor, david dewhurst, on the phone, not doing anything, obviously, illegal, but throwing his weight around like a texas sumo wrestler, trying to wrangle some poor police sergeant in allen, texas, from releasing somebody from jail, a friend who had been jailed on shoplifting charges. the lieutenant governor, the number one pick of law enforcement, just wanted that police sergeant to do the proper thing, which should apparently be that he should take into account that any friend of texas' lieutenant governor must be innocent and, therefore
Comedy Central
Aug 23, 2013 7:25pm PDT
pledging to focus first on texas within texas first, okay. apparently eric hold certificate apparent-- approaching voter rights protection like we his first day in prison. look, i'm going find the biggest-- there and beat the [bleep] out of him. i'm sending a message here. the other states will fall in line. (applause) but look, look, i've got to say what has texas done to deserve that? >> literally two hours after the court's ruling, texas official said they would begin enforcing a new voter requirement even though a federal court struck down the law because it quote imposes strict unforgiving burdens on the poor and racial minorities in texas. >> come on, texas. what were you doing for two whole hours? did it take you that long to make the call because your hand was shaking too much from the excitement of being able to disenfranchise voters? and let's be clear. texas is not alone in its rush to implement restrictive new voting laws. in a phrase that is almost never uttered in a flattering context, florida is also leading the way. >> florida can go ahead with the voter purge. a laws
MSNBC
Aug 24, 2013 2:00am PDT
u.s. citizen by birth. >> i'm a u.s. citizen by birth. and he couldn't be more right. that was texas senator ted cruz telling jonathan carl that he is, in fact, a natural born citizen, therefore eligible to be president. cruz went the extra mile to release his birth certificate to the dallas morning news which reported cruz was born in california to an american mother, has dual citizenship. and following that report, senator cruz released a statement renouncing his canada citizenship. he says now the dallas morning news that i have dual citizenship, i'm an american by birth and as a u.s. senator i believe i should only be an american. it's odd for me to say about a guy who i disagree with on many points, he couldn't be more right. the irony, of course, it mirrors the phony scenario of those who have been arguing to this day that president obama was born overseas, mostly in kenya and not eligible to be president. he was born to an american mother in the state of hawaii that was actually in america, by the way, but the birthers are all but silent when it comes to ted cruz. cruz has alr
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 8:30am EDT
ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas, and i'm an associate producer for america tonight. i grew up in a very large, loud indian family. they very much taught me how to have a voice, and from a very young age i loved writing, and i love being able to tell other people stories. the way to do good journalism is to really do your research, to know your story, to get the facts right, and to get to know the people involved in your story. america tonight and al jazeera america, it's a perfect place for that to happen. [[voiceover]] no doubt about it, innovation changes our lives.ç] from the world's top documentary directors. >> this is just the beginning of something much bigger. >> thank god i didn't have to suffer what he had to go through. >> this sunday, the premiere of "into eternity". >> i am now in this place where you should never come. >> how do you contain 100,000 years of nuclear danger? >> it is an invisible danger. >> al jazeera america presents "into eternity". premieres sunday night 9 eastern. there's more to financial news than the ups and downs of the dow. for in
MSNBC
Aug 24, 2013 2:00pm PDT
. what's going on in texas legislatively, that's the fraud. it's a made-up story to go after minorities. it's a made-up story to go after the elderly, the poor, the economically challenged and also to set up a bunch of hoops for the young kids in this country to get involved in the process. i say we can win this fight. but today has to be a wake-up for all americans that we have a long way to go. i want to bring in hillary shelton of the naacp, the grio's joy reid, and also lehigh university professor, james peters peterson. now, we all have our issues and things that we believe in. i lived diversity, i went to a black high school. i saw communities get resourced. back when i was in high school, we had after-school programs, we had resources. there was no idea like, we're not going to fund this school in this district, but we're not going to fund this one for certain reasons. and we are setting a dangerous precedent in this country by accepting the fact that teachers are the problem. that public education is failing all across the board. what's failing is our commitment. you go past no
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 1:00am EDT
china affect your cell phone bill? or how a hospital in texas could drive up your healthcare premium? i'll make the connections from the news to your money real. jazeera america. >> i'm kim bondy, growing up in news was always important. you have this great product that you are ready to share with the country. i'm a part of a team that is moving in the same direction. content while setting new standards in journalism. >> a new voice of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across the country. >> if joe can't find work, his family will go from living in a hotel to living in their car. >> connected, inspired, bold. >> technology is coming on in the next few decades may make nuclear waste obsolete. we should all hope that's the case. but right now the international atomic energy agency expects the united states alone to produce at least 32,000 tons added to the pile. my next guess has made a documentary about the nuclear waste time will will air on al jazeera. if the problem can't be solved by new technology. it's direc
ABC
Aug 24, 2013 8:00am EDT
flash flooding. right there into texas. that's who needs it. you could see over three inches. >> this weather report brought to you by bush's baked beans. now, we get to the part with how you can get a puppy. i had to hand jimmy off, over to darryl sampson with petco. why are we doing this in new york city? and how do we get these beautiful faces into our homes? >> unleashed by petco. we're down here at riverside park today to have a summer snow day. we have les, lea, and devon down here. these guys came in first thing this morning from tennessee. we bring the smaller dogs into new york city because they tend to be able to find homes better with people with apartments. >> how do you get them? >> come down here to riverside park. come to the snow day. we're here until it melts. probably around 1:00. and we have another event going on, which is going to be an event where we're establishing a world record for the most kongs stuffed in one day. >> i'm going to take jimmy back. i have one in my arms now. i can't put him down. he is so warm and cuddly. he's so sweet. let's go back in the st
FOX News
Aug 24, 2013 12:00am PDT
i don't care. >> buck, texas came in first for the state people would like to see kicked out of the union. is it wise to mess with texas? i am told 245 is a bad thing to do. >> you don't mess with texas. th is a business insider poll. business insider with a lot of finance guys so watch msnbc. yes, i said. it that's why you get a skewed thing with the hatred toward texas. they nailed massachusetts. when you are on a date with a girl in massachusetts she said we will ride in your car and we will maybe have some popcorn afterwards. it is over. a southern accent adds three points and a boston accent takes two away. >> some say since you are not a real american i should skip you on the story. i would gre with them, but unfortunately we have to fill an hour. >> i agree as well. i will just get in trouble because i am a guest in your country and then if i insult it it is over. i am a, noer now though and i can say new yorkers are rude and arrogant. however, i was just finishing up my new book and this particular chapter is about sex. apparently mississippi is the dumbest state. that would
KOFY
Aug 23, 2013 9:00pm PDT
jury today convicted major hassan of premeditated murder dear in texas. jury took 6 thundershowers find him guilty of all 45 charges he faced. massacre left 13 people dead. 30 wondered it was the deadl deadliest attack on military base now faces the death sentence. hassan acted as own attorney during the trial but did he not call any witnesses or testify. >> military jury near seattle today sentenced army staff sergeant robert bale to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the march 2012 massacre of 16 afghan civilia civilians. >> jury chose the stiffest possible sentence after bale n june t8s this took the death penalty off the table. >> san diego mayor has agreed to step down from office over a sexual harassment scandal. city council voted 7-zero to accept the deal for bob filner resignation. brandy hit has more on today decision. >> that the point would i like to turn about. >> it's the end of the road for embattled san diego mayor bob filner. >> the mayor has rae signed effective on august 30. 2013. >> city has accepted the signed resignation >> after week of revv
FOX News
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
from the united states, which country? >> oh, bahamas. >> texas. >> texas. >> yeah, texas, it is an amazing country, they do things differently there. and i -- they have the similar currency. the language, though, quite different. >> yeah. i'm going to go with croatia, so i can visit my family. all right, still to come on the five. dana is about to go on a new journey, she is going to tell us about it. so please don't go away. check it out... over 20 million drivers are insured with geico. so get a free rate quote today. i love it! how much do you love it? animation is hot...and i think it makes geico's 20 million drivers message very compelling, very compelling. this is some really strong stuff! so you turned me into a cartoon...lovely. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. test test female narrator: it's posturepedic versus beautyrest it's posturepedic versus beautyrest with up to $400 off. serta icomfort and tempur-pedic go head-to-head with three years' interest-free financing. mattress price wars are on now at sleep train. ♪ your tick
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 1:00pm EDT
dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor for al jazeera america. >>my name is ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas. >>i'm kim bondy. >>nicole deford. >>and i'm from new orleans. >>san francisco, california. when i was a little kid, i just really loved the news. >>news was always important in my family. >>i knew as a kid that was exactly what i wanted to do. >>i learned to read by reading the newspaper with my great-grandfather every morning. >>and i love being able to tell other people stories. >>this is it, i want to be a part of this. >>this is what really drove me to al jazeera america. >> welcome back to al jazeera. you've been watching coverage of the 50th anniversary of the march in washington. to other stories. >>> president obama is meeting with security advisers at the white house to discuss the u.s. response to alleged chemical weapons attack in syria. just this morning, a medical group with doctors without borders say they have streete td 1300 people from toxic poison. mike, these pictures, they're striking. every time you see them. the pictures of these victims, we're tr
Telemundo
Aug 23, 2013 6:30pm PDT
mato 13 soldados en texas hace 4 aÑos , jurado dice que es culpable ni e nidal hassan p, que atuo ctuÓo v abogado dijo que disparo por u guerra ilegal en afganistÁn . >> puede tener pena de muerte . >> ahora en ciudad de mÉxico, se vive caos porque miles de mae r maestros hacen planton por p protesta por la reforma educacional causa bloqueos y c r corre y corre en el congreso los mÁs afectados niÑos en todo mÉxico, vamos al reporte de r rauiraÚl torres . >> gr-- gritos . >> gritos, ptrotesta, enojo, f s frustraciÓn , en eso es la ciudad de mÉxico, maestros toman lucha contra la reforma educacional dicen que llegaran mÁs lejos . >> hasta que logremos algo , dispuestos a todo . >> primero a golpes citian la a cdiÁmara de diputados , y con e consiguen ob evalue dipiutados dicen que si a hay evaluaciÓn . >> lo hgaarÁ con las mejores ars que tiene . >> mÁs de 10 mil maesrotros hac protesta por la ciudad . >> no tienen conciencia de lo que afectan . >> reporteros tambiÉn reciben u furia de maestros . >> diputados trabajaron en bnaco sus cedes estÁn rodeados, piden que la
Al Jazeera America
Aug 23, 2013 9:30pm EDT
bill? or how a hospital in texas could drive up your healthcare premium? i'll make the connections from the news to your money real. content while setting new standards in journalism. >> a new voice of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across the country. >> if joe can't find work, his family will go from living in a hotel to living in their car. >> connected, inspired, bold. [[voiceover]] every day, events sweep across our country. and with them, a storm of views. how can you fully understand the impact unless you've heard angles you hadn't considered? antonio mora brings you smart conversation that challenges the status quo with unexpected opinions and a fresh outlook. including yours. >> after the tazreen fire, walmart announced that it had dropped success apparel as supplier. we tried to speak to success' representative in bangladesh, but we found the company had closed down its office here. we also tried to interview the company's o, ga goodman, in new york but she refused to speak with us. kevin taxin was succ
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 10:00am EDT
. ... s ... my name is jonathan betz. i'm from dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor for al jazeera america. >>my name is ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas. >>i'm kim bondy. >>nicole deford. >>and i'm from new orleans. >>san francisco, california. when i was a little kid, i just really loved the news. >>news was always important in my family. >>i knew as a kid that was exactly what i wanted to do. >>i learned to read by reading the newspaper with my great-grandfather every morning. >>and i love being able to tell other people stories. >>this is it, i want to be a part of this. >>this is what really drove me to al jazeera america. >> technology is coming on in the next few decades may make nuclear waste obsolete. we should all hope that's the case. but right now the international atomic energy agency expects the united states alone to produce at least 32,000 tons added to the pile. my next guess has made a documentary about the nuclear waste time will will air on al jazeera. if the problem can't be solved by new technology. it's directed by michael madsen who we will see in this c
Univision
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
dstn texas por lazos con el crimen organizados ., >>> el pasado 18 de agosto lucy garza de 39 y juana sanchez fuyeron arrestadas por rob. >>> se robaron maquillaje, >>> el sargento salazar dice que habían ordenes de arresto por ser sospechosos de secuestro de él mmarido de gloria trevi >>> estaban involucradas en una organización criminal en méxico . >>> investigamos en la oficina de él magistrado y nos dciuen que si estuvieorn en la cárcel de vejar pero no se sabe donde esta susy garza y se negó a univision 41 refiriendonos a el us marshall y que es el alguacil el que lleva al ainvn >>> según el departamento de justicia el sur de estados unidos es la zona con más tráfico de personas y sexual pero ahora con la ley que identifica a las sexo servidoras se califican cómo víctimas >>> el concejo de san diego acepto la renuncia de su cargo a (nombre en inglés) y estará disponible para el juicio >>> rafael caro quintero salió libre y es méxico quien presentó una solicitud de investigación >>> una semana de protestas en el centro provocan problemas en la capital. >>> dos j
PBS
Aug 23, 2013 6:00pm PDT
spree aimed at unarmed u.s. soldiers at fort hood, texas. >> warner: and staff sergeant robert bales was sentenced to life without parole in the massacre of 16 innocent afghan civilians. we get details of both military court outcomes. >> woodruff: and in a separate military case-- the army priv found guilty of giving troves of highly classified information to wikileaks-- now wants to live as a woman, chelsea manning. ray saurez examines the legal and cultural questions connected with this story. >> warner: mark shields and rich lowry analyze the week's news. >> woodruff: and we look back at robert macneil questioning the reverend martin luther king, jr, on the fight for civil rights. on nbc's "meet the press" just three days before the 1963 march on washington. >> all of these barriers must be removed before the negro can even begin moving up the highway of freedom in all of its dimension. >> woodruff: that's all ahead on tonight's "newshour." >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and friends
CSPAN
Aug 24, 2013 7:00am EDT
care about their power. host: here is tyler from texas. caller: regarding boehner being the leader. he is not the leader. mcconnell is not either. teddy cruz is the one who is going to bring this thing home. , heas not been wrong yet knows the constitution better than anybody up there. he is fighting this obamacare thing. it is our last chance to move government overreach. host: why are they not being leaders in this case? night jimesday demint, ted cruz, and rafael were in dallas, and the night before they were in arkansas. the people have to rise up. we are the government, not those guys. ted is trying to help us take our country back. host: the caller brings up senator cruise speaking at a fundraiser in new hampshire -- senator ted cruise speaking at a fundraiser in new hampshire. here's what he had to say. [video clip] >> we are right now in the middle of a fight. we have the single best opportunity we have had to actually succeed in stopping obamacare. on september 30, 38 days from continuing resolution that funds the federal government expires. i have publicly pledged, along with
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 4:00pm EDT
, stop the madness in north carolina and texas, keep dreaming. keep treatmenting on th dreaminn poverty, keep dreaming. >> their march is now our march, and it must go on. our focus has broadened to include the cause of women, of latinos, of asian americans, of lesbians, of gays, of people with disabilities, and of countless others across this great country who still yearn for equality, opportunity, and fair treatment. >> what has been accomplished and where do we go from this point forward. >> reporter: the widow of slain activist medgar evers calling on supporters to flip the meaning of stand your ground laws. >> stand your ground in terms of fighting for justice and equality. >> king's son, martin luther king iii also addressed the crowd. >> this is not the time for nostalgic commemoration or self congratulatory celebration. the task is not done. the journey is not complete. we can and we must do more. >> the reverend al sharpton was the keynote speaker and talked about the political issues facing minor today including the recent supreme court ruling that eliminated key provisions of
CNN
Aug 24, 2013 1:00pm EDT
counts of premeditated murder in his 2009 shooting ram percentage at ft. hood, texas. he justified the attack because soldiers there were being deployed to what he called an illegal war in afghanistan. >>> authorities in washington state are searching for a second teenager suspected of beating a world war ii veteran to death. police are calling kennan adams kennard a danger to the public. another 16-year-old is in custody charged with murder. >>> san diego mayor bob filner will be out of a job beginning next friday, but he's not out of the spotlight just yet. the mayor still faces possible lawsuits after 18 women accused him of sexual harassment. yesterday, the city council announced his resignation. he apologized for offensive behavior, but added he was the victim of mob hysteria. >> those of you in the media and in politics who fed this hysteria, i think need to look at what you helped create. because you have unleashed a monster. and i think we'll be paying for this for a long time. >> he is also the target of a criminal investigation. >>> today, thousands of people are gathering on
CNN
Aug 24, 2013 10:00am EDT
what should be heard. stop the madness in texas. keep dreaming. revive the wall on poverty. keep dreaming. go from stopping educate, stopping house, stopping jails. keep dreaming. >> we have somebody who was born exactly 50 years ago today. now you're here. what does this mean to you to be back here celebrating this 50th anniversary? >> it's a great opportunity for me. i was born the year of the civil rights movement, and i'm 50 years old, so 50 years in celebrating, 50 years i am actually living the dream. i am an entrepreneur. i work. i'm doing exactly what it is that our forefathers marched and fought for for my father. my name is rhonda phillips. i'm from sin cincinnati, ohio, my dad fought and marched for so many others, and i'm living the dream and i thank jesus for being able to do that. >> thank you, rhonda. you hear lots of stories like that today. later today we'll be hearing from the representative john lewis who was one of the last living organizers of that march 50 years ago, as well as the families of martin luther king, jr. as well as trayvon martin. >> chris lawre
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 12:30am EDT
is jonathan betz, and i'm from dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor for al jazeera america. i started in a small television station in rural arkansas. it's a part of the country that often gets overlooked. but there are a lot of fascinating people there, a lot of fascinating stories there. i like that al jazeera will pay attention to those kinds of places. what drew me to journalism is i like the idea that we are documenting history. al jazeera documents it like none other. and to be a journalist, and to be part of a team like that? that's an incredible blessing. while the death toll from cholera continues to rise, a new fight for justice has begun. mario joseph is the most famous lawyer in haiti. he's won landmark victories for victims of political persecution. today, he's collecting medical records. with very limited resources mario is representing thousands of haitians who've been affected by cholera. it's the case of his life - they're trying to sue the united nations. >> the united nations have a lot of money, we don't have. and they have a lot of -- a hundred thousand lawyers. we h
FOX News
Aug 24, 2013 7:00am PDT
texas. i understand the person everybody tries to squeeze is the farmer. the farmer cannot be squeezed anymore. marge rinz too low. this is going to be passed on to the consumer. the consumer is going to see this directly at the cash register when they check out. understand also, a lot of these people are illegals. they don't want this insurance. they don't want to take out 10% of their pay or whatever it may be for an insurance they're not going to use with a $3,000 or $5,000 deductible. they're not going to use this health insurance anyway. this is an absolute boondoggle that no one thought through. we see this every week. more and more things are coming out in this health care bill that people have not thought through. they may have read this bill before they passed it may have helped. >> what do you say? >> if it were so bad for food to be picked by people that had health care, then we should ban health care at all other companies. all price was drop if other companies didn't have to provide health care. the tv watch would be cheaper from the cable bill if they didn't have
KRON
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
up a home run. he blamed it on the water cooler. whack whack whack whack. yeah. texas beat chicago 11-5. it is only the preseason, but it looks like the raiders might have a quarterback controversy on their hands after their loss to the bears tonight. the rookie quarterback, bj haden, finally saw the field. jake cutler. look at him wave in. 12 of 21. forte, 129 total yards. mathth flynn was awful. two picks. into torrell prior. check him out. breaks to the outside for the 25-yard touchdown just getting in. he had 37 yards rushing, 97 yards passing. a td pass. raiders come back, but they lose 24-26. they are in seattle thursday for their final preseason game. the warriors are giving steph curry's little brother a look. seth curry. he averaged 17-and-a-half a game for duke last year, but he is undrafted. the warriors are on the verge of signing him to a nonguarantee contract. short for a shooting guard and considered a long shot. but if they are binging him in and if his big bro has any say, he will be given any opportunity to make the team. that would be something to see steph and s
CW
Aug 23, 2013 10:00pm PDT
game of the a's in the west. another former athletic, adam rosales with texas. rangers 11-5. winners over the white sox. a 3 1/2 lead over the al west. first, matt cain gets placed over the disabled list. madison is cruising until the 7th. clint barnes took it for a three-run homer and the giants lose 3-1. and jamarcus russell, are you watching? prior now wearing number 2. scrambling, 25 yards in the end zone. any of the raider quarterbacks tonight, raiders did make a comeback, but they fell short. bears win it 34-26. >> see you at 11:00. ,,,,,,,, if you're like me, you've been working you've been working like a dog all year. but you don't need to camp out 'til labor day to reward yourself! mattress discounters' labor day sale is ending soon! rest those tired bones on a queen size sealy gel memory foam mattress! for just $497! get 48 months interest-free financing on the entire tempur-pedic cloud collection. but this sale ends soon! ♪ mattress discounters! - not again. - bow down before recyclops. - five years ago, corporate said we had to start a recycling program for earth day. s
Univision
Aug 24, 2013 5:00am PDT
nidal hasan de asesinar a balazos a 13 soldados en la base militar de fort hood, texas, en 2009.y autoridades de mexico dijeron que identificaron cinco de los cuerpos encontrados en una fosa comun, cuyas identidades coinciden con las de jovenes desaparecidos hace meses en el bar heaven de la ciudad de mexico.mas en noticiero univision fin de semana. >> un equipo de primer impacto viajÓ para conocer a la mujer mÁs pequeÑa del paÍs y fue grande al comprobar que no solamente es pequeÑa de estatura si no que enfrenta la vida de mucha fe. >> esta mujer que cuida a sus gallinas se llama silvia mercedes lÓpez, tiene 46 aÑos a pesar que mide 1.56 vive la vida con una sonrisa en el rostro. >> no tengo esposo y todo. >> silvia confiesa que ha tenido varios pretendientes pero su corazÓn se rindio ante los... de un vecino que conociÓ hace 10 aÑos. >> estamos enamorados pero Él estÁ adentro. >> ¿quÉ le dijo? >> que... >> le dije que sÍ. >> sÍ la quiero mucho, pero pobrecito no puede salir de apuro por la pobreza, Él la quiere muchÍsimo. >> aunque ella y su mamÁ tratan de lle
FOX
Aug 23, 2013 10:00pm PDT
texas. mayor hasan later said he carried out his attack as part of jihad. he had no emotion today as his verdict was read. >>> meantime army staff sergeant robert bayles was spared the death sentence today. the 40-year-old pled guilty to slaughters 15 afghan citizens. prosecutors say bales was frustrated after four deployments to iraq and afghanistan and just snapped. >>> an 18 -month-old infant was one of 30 people killed in a prison riot. the fight happened between rival gangs at a prison in bolivia where young children are allowed to live with their parents. witnesses say inmates used propane gas tanks as flame throwers. at least 60 people were injured many of them suffered severe burnless. the fight started after one gang refused to pay another. >>> they blamed government forces, president obama called it a big event of grave concerns and said he has shortened the time frame. the pentagon is moving naval forces closer to syria in case the president calls for a move. >>> and nasdaq picked up 19 today. microsoft ceo steve balmer says he will retire during the next 12 months. he hel
FOX
Aug 23, 2013 10:00pm EDT
yesterday from a woman named gladys in austin, texas and uh, she had some good ideas, i'm going to call her right now see if she has anymore. [phone rings] gladys: hello this is gladys and if you're selling something i ain't interested. ellen degeneres: hey gladys? gladys: hello? ellen degeneres: gladys it's ellen degeneres, i'm not selling anything. gladys: honey! ellen degeneres: hey! gladys: i love it. thank you for calling me. ellen degeneres: well you're welcome. um, did you see the show by any chance where i moved the plant for you? gladys: oh, honey let me tell you, we got austin, texas had a little bit of ice and two flakes of snow. ellen degeneres: oh no. gladys: and they shut the whole city down. ellen degeneres: no-no! oh! gladys: and they didn't even, i'm telling you, the local news, they showed an icicle hanging off a fellows roof to his house. and that was the big news here in austin, texas. ellen degeneres: oh, oh that's horrible. is this the first time you've been on tv before? gladys: no honey, i've been on tv before. i was on the, listen; i'll be honest with you. ellen
CSPAN
Aug 24, 2013 12:30pm EDT
has done. right now in texas and north carolina and other places they're coming with all these voter id. well, we always had id. why do we need new id now? we had id when we voted for johnson. we had id when we voted for nixon. we had id when we voted for those that succeeded him, carter, reag why when we get to obama do we eed some special id? but i'll tell you what we're going to do. when we leave washington, we're going to go to those states. we're on our way to north carolina. we're on our way to texas. we're on our way to florida. and when they ask us for our of r id, take out a photo met gar evers, take out a photo of good man, cheney and swanger, take out a photo of vilea luisa. they gave their lives so we could vote. look at this photo. it gives you the idea of who we are. second, we need jobs. we didn't come here just to talk. we want voter legislation, we need jobs. and if we can't get jobs, we need to continue these marches. and if we get tired we need to sit down in the offices of some of those here that don't understand folks want to work and earn for their families. tha
Al Jazeera America
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm EDT
movement. they started to make changes in texas hours after the voting rights act passed and in a place where you can vote if you have a gun i.d. but you can't vote if you have a student i.d. the way the youth are reacting what's happened around trayvon martin and the serious discussions that are happening around racial profiling, the way the youth are activated in a way that's very different this might have been a couple of months ago a march celebrating a moment of history right now we are realizing a moment that is repeating itself in very interesting ways in our community and particularly among the youth standing at the precipice of making a difference. around the dream defenders a lot of things mirroring what you saw in the civil rights movement. >> do you think there are kids that are born today that are color blind? >> i think there is a myth that's been out there for a long time that we are moving a society that is postracial. i think we have made progress but the symbolism of people getting elected and the symbolism of african americans in different positions has some pos
ABC
Aug 23, 2013 11:35pm PDT
seat belt on? this is fun. this happened on a local cable news station in austin, texas last night. there was a mix-up in the studio that made -- i guess made the anchorwoman think she was off the air. she wasn't off the air and because she wasn't she earns tonight's gold star for excellence in reporting. ♪ >> thanks for joining us here on yna this evening. i'm karina kling. here's tonight's top story. saying that. my friend jennifer, who used to work here, she said another station would be coming together and we used to do a dance to that song in the car. so yeah. we were pretty awesome. oh, no, we just hung out outside of work. good story. good story. then i found -- [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: i want to know what happened there. she found five dollars. if you're planning on going to jail anytime soon, this is something you might want to look into. the fremont police department up in northern california started what they call a pay to stay program for people who are convicted of misdemeanors. convicts who are sentenced to a few days can opt to pay extra, serve their time
NBC
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
run. third homer of the year for robert. as go on to lose 9-7. oakland 3.5 games behind texas. >>> how about the giants? they fare any better taking on the pirates? santiago at the game. hello. bottom four, runners on the corners. kieschnick to shallow left. no-man's land. mercer can't make the play. poser comes in to score. madison bumgarner was great except for this. not even a bad pitch. takes it out. three-run home run. pirates win 3-1. >>> the warriors is a new brother act. today golden state signed seth curry's brother who is an undrafted rookie. his birthday, as well. happy birthday, seth. the two the highest scoring brother tandem in history except contract not guaranteed. >>> and angel pagan 1-3. he's rehabbing with the grizzlies. maybe we'll see him back soon. back to you. >> that will be nice. [ marco ] i'm a student at devry university. and this is my home team. this is my large lecture hall. this is my professor. and also my coach. this is my booster club. this is the guy who's graduating ready for a great career in technology. [ male announcer ] in 2012, 90% of d
KOFY
Aug 23, 2013 7:00pm PDT
murder for the shooting rampage at fort hood, texas. it was the deadliest attack on a domestic mill pear base. hasan acted as his own attorney during the trial and indicated he believes attack was justified to protect islam and taliban leaders from forces in afghanistan and iraq. >> near seattle army staff sargeant robert bales sentence forward the 2012 massacre of 16 civilians in afghanistan. the military jury chose the stiffest sentence after he agreed to a plea deal that took the death penalty off the table. >> president ob yaum and now, russia calling on the syrian government allow experts to investigate reports of a chemical weapons attack. 1300 people may have died in the attack on webs wednesday. the u.s. is still gathering evidence but the president says all signs point to a troubling situation. >> what we've seen indicates this is a big event of grave concern. we're in communications with the entire community and called on the syrian government to allow an investigation of the site. inspectors are on the ground right now. >> the assad government calls allegations baseless. >> go
FOX Business
Aug 24, 2013 1:00am EDT
. >> john: under great ideas is texas on candy or fast food. how do you define a fast-food you can go to mcdonald's or you can order a big mac. you will bet the lobbyists will make the rules. >> john: they have a problem with the candy tax. they decided this hershey bar is taxable candy but this one isn't because it contains flour. store clerks don't know what to charge. >> flour, sugar and eggs and salt. >> her dessert won an award. >> don't you think are poisoning people? you are making everybody fat. >> no, a little fat and sugar, what would life be. >> we asked her to make donuts? >> it has no sugar and no salt and very little fat. it's fried and baked how different it can be without all the good stuff. >> john: egg whites, that is good. >> it's good but not like egg yokes. >> john: let's try a taste test. we got a healthy donut and regular donut. everybody liked the regular dough in and out nutd center. >> john: how about the other one? >> not as good. >> john: i wanted to like the healthy donut. it's like eating bread. >> not what i'm looking for. >> some people did like the hea
PBS
Aug 23, 2013 6:30pm PDT
among other charges in connection with a 2009 shooting at fort hood, texas. hassan reportedly showed no reaction as the verdict was read out. the jury must decide if the former army psychologist should face the death penalty. >> coming up in one minute, you will not hear the tax man in germany complaining these days. >> and his news of the impending retirement of the head of microsoft. that in n n >> welcome back, everyone. the economic climate in europe might be rough, but the german tax man is doing just fine. >> 8.5 billion euros came in more than expected. german manufacturers are managing to sell their goods abroad, and the domestic market is also looking very rosy. >> spending money is good for the economy if you can afford it. that's not an issue for a lot of people in germany. they have jobs. they have money, and they are paying taxes, which adds up to more revenue for the state. exports is another important engine of germany's economy, and sales are up despite slowing growth in asia. >> german engineering drives exports, and manufacturers are quick to and -- quick to adapt.
MSNBC
Aug 24, 2013 9:00am PDT
court has done. right now in texas and north carolina and other places they're coming with all these schemes. voter i.d. well, we always had i.d. why do we need new i.d. now? we had i.d. when we voted for johnson. we had i.d. when we voted nixon. we had i.d. when we voted for those that succeeded him, carter, reagan, bush, clinton, bush again. why when we get to obama do we need some special i.d.? but i tell you what we going to do. when we leave washington, we getting ready to march. we're going to go to those states. we're on our way to north carolina. we're on our way to texas. we're on our way to florida. when they ask us for our voter i.d., take out a photo of medgar evers. take out a photo of viola, they gave their lives so we could vote. look at this photo. it gives you the i.d. of who we are. second, we need jobs. we didn't come here to just talk. we want voter legislation. we need jobs. if we can't get jobs, we need to continue these marches and if we get tired, we need to sit down in the offices of some of those here that don't understand folk want to work and earn for thei
PBS
Aug 23, 2013 8:30pm PDT
gotten to a point in time which we saw in the last election, more recently we're states like texas and north carolina doing everything they can to suppress the vote of african americans and hispanics we've got a race problem. obviously if you look at that poll it's telling what you say we already know. there are people in power, particularly in the south, in the red states that feel that people of color are taking something from them that they believe inherently belongs to them. >> people don't -- people don't give up power easily. >> do you think college admission should be based on diversity? >> yeah, i mean, i think lots of factors go into diversity. race can be one of them. >> you are in the minority. only 28%. >> should be based on excellence, john. >> the supreme court agrees with me. >> just like the nfl. whoever is the best player plays. and whoever does best academically should be advanced. >> the question i have, one of the things i always say, because i think you can measure diversity in a lot of ways but i think there's an argument to be said the greatest affirmative action
Al Jazeera America
Aug 24, 2013 2:00am EDT
texas, we'll also be in the 90s. it will be hot but chance of a shower, but most of the wet weather from the southwest from topical storm evo. we are going to see the storm bring more moisture and thunderstorms into the southwest, tracking up towards the midwest. it's going to start getting hot, too, for minnesota as that humidity moves in. it is going to feel pretty uncomfortable but typical temperatures for the southwest. rain as well, but watch out for the thunderstorms because they could peek out. minneapolis, around 87. we will see how the clouds clear out. even if you are in the 80s, it will be uncomfortable from the humidity. >> rebecca, thank you. >>> 50 years later, and still realizing the dream. remembering martin luther king, jr.'s famous march on washington and reflecting on just how far the country has come. >>> i have a dream. my 4 little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. i have a dream today. [applause.] >> neck week marks the 50th anniversary of martin luther king's "
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